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1998 Elantra Base Wagon Specs

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1998 Elantra Base Wagon Specs

Section Opened 1998 Elantra Base Wagon Performance Hide
1,795 cc 1.8 liters in-line 4 front transverse engine with 82 mm bore, 85 mm stroke, 10 compression ratio, cast iron block, light alloy head, double overhead cam and four valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 24 and country/highway (mpg): 32
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 32 and EPA city (mpg): 24
Multi-point injection fuel system
14.5 gallon fuel tank
Power: 97 kW , 130 HP @ 6,000 rpm; 122 ft lb , 165 Nm @ 5,000 rpm
Section Opened 1998 Elantra Base Wagon Handling & Brakes Hide
3.65:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Spacesaver steel rim spare wheel
Strut front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , multi-link rear suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs
Section Opened 1998 Elantra Base Wagon Exterior Hide
Body color front and rear bumpers
Coefficient of drag: 0.33
Driver and passenger internally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 174, overall width (inches): 66.9, overall height (inches): 54.9, wheelbase (inches): 100.4, front track (inches): 57.7, rear track (inches): 57.1 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 32.5
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Metallic paint , black paint , gloss paint
Rear window with defogger
Tinted glass
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 3,470 and curb weight (lbs) 2,560
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
Section Opened 1998 Elantra Base Wagon Interior Hide
Fixed mast antenna
Front and rear ashtray
Stereo audio system with AM/FM, cassette and search/repeat
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 11.4
Illuminated front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Full dashboard and floor console with open storage box
Courtesy lights
Front seats cup holders
Door ajar warning
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: carpet in passenger compartment and carpet in load area
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket driver and passenger seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Lockable glove compartment
Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 38.6, rear headroom (inches): 37.6, front hip room (inches): 52.4, rear hip room (inches): 54.5, front leg room (inches): 43.2, rear leg room (inches): 34.6, front shoulder room (inches): 54.7, rear shoulder room (inches): 53.5 and interior volume (cu ft): 93.6
Low fuel level warning
Power steering
3-point reel rear seat belts on driver side , 3-point reel rear seat belts on passenger side , lap static rear seat belts on center side
Three fixed bench rear seats
Rear view mirror
Mechanical remote fuel filler door release
Mechanical remote trunk/hatch release
Seating: five seats
Cloth seat upholstery with additional cloth
Service interval indicator
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel with tilt adjustment
Passenger vanity mirror
Ventilation system with four fan speeds and recirculation setting
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